Family Urolophidae Gray 1851 (round ray)

Chondrichthyes - Myliobatiformes - Urolophidae

Parent taxon: Myliobatiformes according to G. Carnevale et al. 2014

See also Cappetta 1987 and Tabuce et al. 2005

Sister taxa: Acanthobatis, Bates, Ceratopteridae, Dasyatoidea, Eomanta, Gymnuridae, Mobuloidea, Myliobatoidea, Myliobatoidei, Platyrhinidae, Potamotrygonidae, Ptychacanthus, Texabatis, Turoniabatis

Subtaxa: Urolophus crassicaudatus

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Ecology: nektobenthic carnivore

Distribution:

• Eocene of Italy (1 collection), Morocco (1)

Total: 2 collections each including a single occurrence

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